Weekend Variety Wireless: In case you missed Sunday

Weekend Variety Wireless 18/11/2018

In case you missed it, here's a look back at the best bits from Weekend Variety Wireless with Graeme Hill on Sunday 18th November, 2018.

Media Stick with Tamar Munch

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The week’s media in scrap-book form for fun and lols.

It's a bloody shame...I'm a bit confused

New Zealand’s Plain English Awards

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Yes, there is such a thing and bless them.

Plain English Chair of the affair Greg Fortuin presents the winners and one sorry indecipherable pretentious loser.

Skeptical Thoughts with Craig Shearer

Woo woo, scams and plain bollocks exposed for what they aren’t.

Black Boots

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Your classic old-school photo & text affair from the amateur All Black era.

Phil Gifford has plenty of stories to tell. Be listening to win yourself a copy.

John Dybvig’s America

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Warning: John Dybvig does try to contain himself, but there are a few swear-words used in his piece, so listen to this week's Letter from America at your own risk.

US politics and culture from John's own unique perspective.

Read Me A Poem

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Probably our most celebrated poet, Sam Hunt recites some favourites from memory and explains why they’re good.

Shipwreck Tales: The Cospatrick

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Gerard Hindmarsh is busy completing a new book so we have a timely gruesome Shipwreck Tale to set you off to sleep.

On this day in 1874 the Cospatrick, carrying immigrants to NZ caught fire off the Cape Of Good Hope. It’s still described as one of our worst civil disasters. It’s grim.

Listen to the full interviews above.

Weekend Variety Wireless with Graeme Hill, 8pm - midnight Saturdays and Sundays, on RadioLIVE and streaming live to the Rova app on Android and iPhone.